Changes to 8u and 11u process

Andrew Haley aph at
Tue Aug 6 16:57:04 UTC 2019

On 8/6/19 2:46 PM, Andrew Haley wrote:
> Backports which have already been approved by Oracle for their
> proprietary fork will no longer need approval for 8u- and 11u-open.
> There are two reasons for this. Firstly, it's safe to assume that
> Oracle have done their due diligence with regard to suitability.
> Secondly, it's a waste of effort on the part of the maintainer.

... also, we're trying to maintain parity with Oracle's closed

Andrew Haley  (he/him)
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